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The team at Woodward Veterinary Practice are a group of talented and caring individuals who are willing to go above and beyond in the care they provide to you and your pets. We treat them the way you would yourself.

We are always on the lookout for great people to join our family. Keep an eye out below for our vacancies and apply if you want to join our team.

Current Vacancies

Due to our continued success, we are looking to welcome an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our Ashby de la Zouch practice.

  • Full and part time applications welcomed.
  • 40 hour working week
  • 4 or 5 day working week
  • 1 in 5 full weekends with time back in lieu (with a long weekend off the following week)
  • No OOH’s duties, although at times there may be inpatient checks required.

Here at Woodward Vets, we have an outstanding, purpose-built, modern practice. We are well equipped with a brand-new x-ray machine, brand new ultrasound machine, an extensive in house lab, ECG, Dental x-ray and more. We are a progressive site and are proud to have been awarded gold - ISFM cat friendly clinic and recently achieved our RCVS PSS accreditation.

Your role at Woodward vets will be an exciting and varied one. You will have a mixture of in patient care time, surgery and consultations each day. You will care for predominantly small animals and you will have the opportunity for case continuity and to build great rapport with our lovely clients.

We have a dedicated team of 9 Vet Surgeons and 16 Veterinary Nurses. We are also supported by a fantastic front of house team. In our Vet team we have surgery and cardiology certificate holders and we welcome all professional interests and are keen to support certificates where possible. You will be warmly welcomed into our team and will be joining a group of veterinary professionals who all work hard, enjoy a laugh and support each other daily. We genuinely enjoy our working days together and sometimes attend socialising events.

Along with an enthusiastic and fun team with high clinical standards, our aim is to provide the best possible medical and surgical veterinary care for our patients in a pleasant, friendly environment.

Woodward Veterinary Practice have a large client base throughout the whole of North West Leicestershire. We are lucky to be based in Ashby de la Zouch which is a picturesque market town surrounded by lots of countryside and is in a fantastic location with lots of local cities, within easy reach. East Midlands airport is also just 15 minutes drive away.

The ideal candidate for the role will be confident with all aspects of first opinion practice and be keen to develop your career.

What we offer:

  • Up to £45,000 dependent on experience.
  • VDS and RCVS fees paid
  • £1000 CPD allowance and 5 CPD days.
  • Over 150 hours+ of additional, in house, free online courses/content.
  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
  • Day off for your birthday

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.